Potatoes in Canada



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November 10, 2022
Establishment of a platform for rapid diagnosis of current and potential potato diseases in Alberta

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October 24, 2022
Hot Potato! AAFC research into heat-tolerant potato genes builds on award-winning study


October 21, 2022
Latest provincial harvest updates available


October 12, 2022
P.E.I. potato farmers worried excess moisture caused by Fiona may damage crops

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September 29, 2022
Seeds Canada creates public varieties database


September 29, 2022
Refresher: Updated storage potato harvest checklist

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September 28, 2022
Provincial harvest updates


September 20, 2022
Dry September spoiling strong start to potato growing season

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September 15, 2022
Photo highlights from University of Guelph’s Potato Research Field Day


August 24, 2022
Export ban, not potato wart, is the more pressing issue, says P.E.I. Federation of Agriculture


August 24, 2022
Alberta potato growers “very happy” with 2022 crop progress

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August 11, 2022
Promoting food security in Canada’s North

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July 28, 2022
Potato wart detected in P.E.I. field

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July 21, 2022
Potato seeding data for 2022 available

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June 30, 2022
OPB’s Eugenia Banks provides 2022 late blight summer checklist


June 3, 2022
Alberta crop seven to 10 days behind, says Potato Growers of Alberta ED


May 25, 2022
New research looks at more sustainable practices for bedding, irrigation

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April 28, 2022
New generation of potato varieties promising for food security


April 14, 2022
Growing potatoes with cover crops

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April 8, 2022
First truckloads of P.E.I. potatoes arrive in American markets


April 7, 2022
Understanding in-field variation to boost yields


March 31, 2022
A low-tech, highly effective tool


March 24, 2022
A double whammy for tuber marketability


March 23, 2022
After hundreds of millions of pounds of potatoes destroyed, PEI farms open their doors

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March 17, 2022
Preparing potatoes for climate change


March 14, 2022
Battling blackleg on multiple fronts

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February 24, 2022
Editorial: Our circus, our monkeys

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February 10, 2022
Resistance poster insect